Definition of Alodial
1. alodium [adj] - See also: alodium
Lexicographical Neighbors of Alodial
alodial (current term)
Literary usage of Alodial
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Inquiry Into the Rise and Growth of the Royal Prerogative in England by John Allen (1849)
"The existence of Roman proprietors is attested by the Salic law1 (V). alodial The lands thus distributed were called ..."
2. The Ancient Laws of Wales: Viewed Especially in Regard to the Light They by Hubert Lewis (1889)
"Right of Inheritance, however, insisted on : hence alodial Rules of Succession become part ... No doubt derived from the Native alodial Rules, under which ..."
3. View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages by Henry Hallam (1882)
"During the tenth and eleventh centuries it appears that alodial lands in France had chiefly become feudal: that is, they had been surrendered by their ..."